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The Dream Eater
Michael Ende
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The Dream Eater

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Published (first published 1978)
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Jun 14, 2016 Cheryl marked it as not-in-clan-but-want  ·  review of another edition
This Spanish edition is at Jackpot but they're not sharing. (I don't blame them.) I wish I could find English youtube or text - I've seen enough pix while hunting that I feel I have a sense of them. But this is the author of The Neverending Story - why isn't this (or his other children's books) more widely known in US?
German children might be the luckiest children in the world, because they have Michael Ende who I think is the best children's author ever. Everything of his I've read I love and it always makes me wish my German was better! Technically Bill read this to me, and we went through and translated all the bits I didn't get into English. It is a great children's bedtime story. It's about the Princess in the land of dreams who can't sleep because she is troubled with bad dreams. Her dad, the King, goes ...more
Aug 25, 2011 Johanne rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
zum Glueck gibt es dieses Buch, und gibt es sooo tolle Geschichtenerzaehler wie Michael Ende: ohne dieses Buch haette mein Sohn garantiert immer noch Angst vor den Monstern und Albtraeumen!
Feb 03, 2014 steph rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Dec 04, 2014 Konstantina rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: michael-ende
Sometimes bad dreams
will hunt you in your sleep...
You feel alone and so afraid,
never forget
Dream eater will come,
and make you feel safe.
Fear will be vanished,
what a relief!
Now you are surrounded
by beautiful dreams!

Jan 17, 2015 Moonpudding rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
one of most favorite :)
Jun 05, 2016 ☪Fantasia♥☯♥Love♥Magic☮ rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: Michael Ende Fans,
Shelves: fantasy, classics
Das Traumfresserchen by Michael Ende is a Children's story that can be read either by a book or listen to by an audio book. I've listened to the audio book, which version is different than to the 'real' book and probably shorter.
Nevertheless I liked the short story about the Slumber land family. The daughter can't sleep as she gets nightmares and the only way to cure it is to find the 'Traumfresserchen'...

(Note: I will read this as a proper book someday, too.)
Jul 26, 2015 Nini rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: y-picture-book
Buch aus meiner Kindheit, tolle illustrationen mit fantasievoller Geschichte. Michael Ende ist einfach mein liebster Kinderbuchautor und dank ihm (und Tolkien und Rowling und und , aber Ende war der erste!!) ist mein bevorzugtes Genre bis heute die Fantastik, obwohl ich ein Alles-Leser bin!
Hae Ryun
꿈을 먹는 요정아, 꿈을 먹는 요정아!
뿔로 된 작은 칼을 들고 나에게 오렴!
유리로 된 작은 포크를 들고 나에게 오렴!
작은 입을 있는 대로 벌려서
아이들을 괴롭히는 악몽을 얼른 먹어치우렴!
하지만 아름다운 꿈, 좋은 꿈은 내가 꾸게 놔두고!
꿈을 먹는 요정아, 꿈을 먹는 요정아!
내가 너를 초대할게!
ساسان عاصی
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آدمکِ خوابخوار؛ ترجمهي کیوان جلالیان، ویرایش محمود حدادی؛ نشر مرکز،کتاب مریم؛ چاپ اول 1380، تهران
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Michael Andreas Helmuth Ende was a German writer of fantasy and children's literature. He was the son of the surrealist painter Edgar Ende. He died in Stuttgart (Germany) of stomach cancer.

Ende was one of the most popular and famous German authors of the 20th century, mostly due to the enormous success of his children's books. However, Ende was not strictly a children’s author, as he also wrote bo
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